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Ghost songs : a memoir

by McBride, Regina, 1956- (Author)

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"In a haunting coming-of-age memoir, the author begins seeing the ghosts of her parents after they committed suicide within a few months of each other and, terrorized by these visitations and flattened by grief, must learn to separate madness from imagination and sorrow from devastation to find her... Full description

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Summary: "In a haunting coming-of-age memoir, the author begins seeing the ghosts of her parents after they committed suicide within a few months of each other and, terrorized by these visitations and flattened by grief, must learn to separate madness from imagination and sorrow from devastation to find her way back to herself, her home and her remaining family."--NoveList.
Physical Description: 297 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN: 9781941040430 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1941040438 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Author Notes: Regina McBride's poetry book, "Yarrow Field", won an American Book Series Award. She is the recipient of fellowships from the NEA & the New York Foundation for the Arts. Her poems have appeared in publications including "Boulevard" & "The Antioch Review". Regina McBride teaches creative writing at Hunter College in New York City, where she lives.

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